Portugal 1995 Galleon Machine Labels

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 25th April 1995, with reissue in September 1995
  • various fixed values (in line with progression of postage rates 1995-2000)
  • Designed by: B2 Design
  • Printed by: Enschedé (basic label). Reprints are reported from Sept 1995 by Olivetti machines (INCM imprint)
  • Print process: typography (letterpress)
  • label format height 25½mm x width 44mm
  • Perforations: imperforate, with mock perforations on two sides
  • Regular gumming

Machine Labels. Portuguese Galleon[edit]

  • third in a series of Ships designs (1992, 1993 and 1995)


- Portuguese galleon

Mint labels[edit]

  • fixed values of 40esc, 70esc, 90esc and 130esc reported as issued by philatelic outlets
mint label

used labels[edit]

  • these labels, in values of 35esc, 40esc, 45esc and 95esc, have first day of issue cancellation, but are

not in the fixed values reported

used label 35esc
used label 40esc
used label 45esc
used label 95esc